About the blog author: Andy Gee, a technical writer on topics that should be “OBVIOUS”… Optimism, Brevity, Vision, Innovation, Originality, Usability, Simplicity

occupation: technical communicator, intranet content provider, team facilitator

wannabe: speaker, chef, musician, dancergeewhiz_chinese.gif

life mission: “to simplify the complex, serve others, and sing of creative problem solving ”

passion: music, simplicity, minimalism, Christ-like living, self-lessness, hospitality, excellence,

favorite quote: “On your tombstone will be two dates with a dash between them. How will you live out that dash?” Ted Smith, senior pastor, First Covenant Church of Sacramento

future blogs:

  • break the rules if it benefits the audience
  • most presenters use PowerPoint incorrectly, at all five stages, from analysis to design to development to implementation to evaluation
  • Microsoft Word isn’t an upgrade, it’s an auto-downgrade (auto-correct, auto-numbering, auto-format, auto-idiocy). Spend the time to “fix” Word’s defaults so you can really get work done.
  • ABCDs of information: accuracy, brevity, clarity, design
  • it’s just a tool, don’t get hung up on it

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